Season 40 Episode 1663
"Chris Pratt with Ariana Grande"
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Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt hosts Saturday Night Live's 40th season premiere with musical guest Ariana Grade. Sketches include Marvel Trailer, He-Man & Lion-O, CNN State of the Union – NFL Cold Open, Cialis Turnt and Booty Rap.
CNN State of the Union – NFL Cold Open
Candy Crowley (Aidy Bryant) and former NFL players Ray Lewis (Kenan Thompson) and Shannon Sharpe (Jay Pharoah) weigh in on NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's (Chris Pratt) latest press conference.
Chris Pratt Monologue
The actor sings his thoughts about hosting Saturday Night Live, loving his wife and getting into shape. Guest appearance from Anna Faris.
The latest treatment for erectile dysfunction also cures lack of swag.
He-Man & Lion-O
When Danny's (Kyle Mooney) action figures (Chris Pratt, Taran Killam) come to life, they're more interested in spending time with his sister (Cecily Strong) and mom (Aidy Bryant) than him. Guest appearance from Ariana Grande.
Three pet owners (Vanessa Bayer, Bobby Moynihan, Kyle Mooney) receive some bad news from a trio of less-than-sympathetic animal hospital employees (Cecily Strong, Kate McKinnon, Chris Pratt).
There's a new group of blockbusters coming down the pipe from Marvel, including Bus People, Fancy Ghosts and Some Shopping Carts.
Ariana Grande: Break Free
SNL musical guest Ariana Grande performs "Break Free" from her sophomore album, My Everything.
Weekend Update 9-27-14
Michael Che makes his Weekend Update debut alongside Colin Jost, discussing the fight against ISIS, Derek Jeter's final game, sales of the iPhone 6 and Chelsea Clinton's daughter.
Weekend Update: The Girl You Wish You Hadn't Started a Conversation With at a Party
The party girl (Cecily Strong) gives her take on the Ebola outbreak, living in a post-facial society and how Americans only use 10% of my brain.
Weekend Update: Leslie Jones on Relationships
Relationship expert Leslie Jones breaks down the difficulties of being single to Colin Jost and why she relies on Ghost Whisperer.
Weekend Update: Pete Davidson Talks Business
The show's resident young person, Pete Davidson, explains that young people do all kinds of weird things, like playing "How much money would you go down on a guy for?"
Weekend Update: Cheer Up, Obama
Though the first six years of Obama's presidency haven't been easy, Michael Che and Colin Jost give the president a list of reasons why things will get easier.
When Sheryl (Aidy Bryant) and Todd (Chris Pratt) meet in a bar, they use rap music to express how they feel about each other.
Maxie (Chris Pratt) learns the perils of peer pressure when he turns his back on friends Ben (Beck Bennett) and Tyler (Kyle Mooney) for a group of troublemakers.
Players from the Baltimore Ravens and Carolina Panthers introduce themselves by which crime they've committed.
Ariana Grande: Love Me Harder
SNL musical guest Ariana Grande takes the Studio 8H stage to perform "Love Me Harder" with special guest The Weeknd.
Three testers (Bobby Moynihan, Pete Davidson, Sasheer Zamata) are surprised to see the intimate way a new video game's characters (Vanessa Bayer, Chris Pratt) celebrate completing a stage.